Open your eyes to Japan’s rich culture and traditions. Take part in local festivals and time-honored crafts, and learn ancient rituals first-hand by visiting shrines, temples, and old cities.
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- Delve into Japan's rich world of festivals, from ancient rites to thriving music at shrines and temples, celebrating with the locals.
- Set like jewels in Japan's cityscape and countryside, there are over 2,000 listed structures to provide moments of peace and delight.
- The past is ever present in Japan, from ancient architecture carefully preserved, to stone gardens, carp ponds, and much more.